ballyhoo

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ballyhoo

noun

Definition of BALLYHOO

1
a state of noisy, confused activity <it turned out that the ballyhoo was the result of a movie being filmed on the street>
Near Antonyms calm, hush, peace, quiet, quietude, rest, stillness, tranquillity (or tranquility); order, orderliness
2
information released to the media that is designed to gain public attention or support for a person, business, or cause <the usual ballyhoo intended to fill the seats at megaplexes around the country>
Synonyms ballyhoo, hype, puffery

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